Overview of content related to 'national library' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/1176/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=philip%20beresford&issue= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en IIPC Web Archiving Toolset Performance Testing at The British Library http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue52/pope-beresford <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue52/pope-beresford#author1">Jackson Pope</a> and <a href="/issue52/pope-beresford#author2">Philip Beresford</a> pick up the threads from an initial contribution in <a href="/issue50/beresford">issue 50</a> and report on progress at The British Library in installing and performance testing the Web Curator Tool.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The British Library is adopting the International Internet Preservation Consortium (IIPC) Toolset [<a href="#1">1</a>] - comprising the Web Curator Tool (WCT), NutchWax and the Open Source Wayback Machine (OSWM) for its evolving Web archiving operations, in anticipation of Legal Deposit legislation being introduced within the next few years. The aim of this performance-testing stage was to evaluate what hardware would be required to run the toolset in a production environment.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue52/pope-beresford" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue52 feature article jackson pope philip beresford british library national library of the netherlands wikipedia archives data framework hadoop html local storage national library open source preservation search technology software standards wayback machine Sun, 29 Jul 2007 23:00:00 +0000 editor 1332 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Web Curator Tool http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue50/beresford <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue50/beresford#author1">Philip Beresford</a> tells the story (from The British Library's perspective) of the development of new software to aid all stages of harvesting Web sites for preservation.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>In September 2006 The National Library of New Zealand Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, The British Library and Sytec, announced the successful development of a Web harvesting management system.</p> <p>The system, known as Web Curator Tool, is designed to assist curators of digital archives in collecting Web-published material for storage and preservation.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue50/beresford" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue50 feature article philip beresford british library jisc library of congress microsoft national library of australia national library of new zealand national library of wales oracle the national archives wellcome library wellcome trust internet archive apache apache license archives cataloguing collection development content management data database digital archive digital asset management digital repositories dublin core framework heritrix higher education java licence linux metadata mysql national library open source preservation repositories research search technology soap software solaris sql sql server standards tomcat url video warc wayback machine Tue, 30 Jan 2007 00:00:00 +0000 editor 1288 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk